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Java Testing Weekly 43 / 2017

There are many software development blogs out there, but many of them don’t publish testing articles on a regular basis.

Also, I have noticed that some software developers don’t read blogs written by software testers. That is a shame because I think that we can learn a lot from them.

That is why I decided to create a newsletter that shares the best testing articles which I found during the last week.

Let’s get started.

Technical Stuff

  • Hoverfly Java is now JUnit 5 ready announces the release of the Hoverfly JUnit 5 extension.
  • Migrating to JUnit 5 describes how the author migrated the VocabHunter open source project from JUnit 4 to JUnit 5. This post describes how the author updated his (somewhat complex) Gradle build script and explains how he solved a few other problems such as mocking and passing JVM arguments to his test suite.
  • Unit Testing Smells: What Are Your Tests Telling You? is an excellent blog post which identifies six mistakes that can make when you are writing unit tests.

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The Really Valuable Stuff

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About the Author

Petri Kainulainen is passionate about software development and continuous improvement. He is specialized in software development with the Spring Framework and is the author of Spring Data book.

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